nj merger Welcome to Humphries Kirk LLP - Dorset's leading law firm.

Our goal is simple
To help our clients solve their legal problems and achieve their personal and business aims.

How do we do that?
By providing expert legal advice that is timely, cost effective and in plain English.

How are we different from other law firms?
Our clients are at the centre of all that we do. We pride ourselves on having a modern approach with old fashioned values when it comes to client care.

We understand that our clients' needs differ and our services need to reflect that, so, it is the little things that count; whether that’s making a home or hospital visit to our elderly clients or during a personal injury case, updating a Will, meeting commercial clients outside normal office hours or just being at the end of the phone to help secure that deal. Humphries Kirk will be there for you.

At Humphries Kirk Solicitors we like to think that we are among the best but don't take our word for it. Take a look at our testimonials and see what some of our clients are saying about us!

For information about the latest changes in law that may affect you or your business then take a look at our latest Client Alert!


We have recently been made aware that fraudsters have been adding non-existent firms of solicitors to various legal directories, based on names similar to current and former partners of our Practice.

Our firm has no connection with these bogus firms and we can only assume that these entries have been added for fraudulent purposes.

If you have any concerns about any suspicious entries, which appear to be linked to our firm’s website please contact our Compliance Officer and Partner Robin Rowland on (01929) 423301 or rcr@hklaw.eu

Humphries Kirk LLP is a limited liability partnership registered in England with number OC352286. Authorised and regulated by the 'Solicitors Regulation Authority' . The Partners of the firm are solicitors of England and Wales.

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Commercial Clients

Are you involved in the construction industry? Do you want the latest legal advice on practical matters that affect your business?

Our 'Construction Updates' are a series of single sided A4 newsletters that look at a range of legal matters affecting the construction industry.

Current topics explored include:

Can a contractor claim an 'extension of time' after 'practical completion?'

Paying the Adjudicator for an unenforceable decision.

Must an employer allow the Contractor to rectify any defects at its own cost?

Humphries Kirk are fortunate to have one of the south coasts most unique Civil Engineering and Constrution teams. For more information click here.

Click here to read or download the updates!




Individual Clients

Will Writing

Over 70% of people do not have a Will or an up-to-date Will. Are you one of the 70%?

If you need a Will or need to update an existing Will then we can help. Friendly expert advice available. So set you mind at ease and get your Will sorted today.

One off cost, no on-going fees and FREE STORAGE OF WILLS!


Our condolences if you have recently lost a loved one. If you have the added responsibility of sorting out the estate then consider contacting us. Humphries Kirk LLP are experts in probate (Estate Administration) and can provide expert legal advice to ensure the estate is dealt with quickly and efficiently.

Click here for more information.

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Latest News


Humphries Kirk comment regarding the news that pre-nuptial agreements 'should be legally binding in

Many parties enter into marriage on an unequal financial basis, particularly in later life by which time we all hope to have built up an asset base.

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Solicitors support Purbeck Young Farmers’ annual hedge laying competition

Dorset and Somerset solicitors’ firm Humphries Kirk sponsored the Purbeck Young Farmers’ Club in its annual hedge laying competition at Manor Farm, East Stoke.

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As part of its client-focused strategy, law firm Humphries Kirk has announced plans to further strengthen its Crewkerne office by concentrating its South Somerset resources into one branch.

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Why does the New Year bring about an increase in divorce?

Peppy Griffiths, family lawyer and mediator at Humphries Kirk explains … The latest figures from the Office for National Statistics estimate that 42 per cent of marriages in England and Wales end in divorce.

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Solicitors firm delighted with championship win

The partners of solicitors firm Humphries Kirk LLP expressed their delight at  the recent success of Dorset Pentathletes following their team’s outstanding performance at the British Modern Biathlon Championships.

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